Aim, Draw, Fire!

Hezekiah Smithstein | hsmithstein19@dtechhs.org | May 15, 2019 It’s a weapon of stealth, used to hunt for 60,000 years. It’s an instrument of war, felling enemies from a distance. It’s an unparalleled demonstration of focus and dexterity, used in modern sports to show absolute mastery of the mind and body. There are masters among us: …

Last Minute Catch

Alexis Huang | ahuang20@dtechhs.org | May 15, 2019 The week before spring break, the d.tech baseball team found itself in the middle of an impending crisis.  An important baseball game was scheduled for the upcoming Saturday, and with a few members of the rather small team leaving the Bay Area, it looked like the d.tech …

Girls Varsity Basketball Finishes Record Season, Fall Just Short of Playoffs

Hezekiah Smithstein | hsmithstein19@dtechhs.org | February 19, 2019 During the last game of the girls Varsity basketball season, emotions in the Oracle gym were running high: Sadness, because the two senior members of the team would be playing their last game ever. Nervousness, because they were about to play in front of the full stands …

Surf’s Up!

Roxie Baggott and Phoebe Rak | February 7, 2018 Whether you’re waving from the surf or surfing on a wave, the d.tech surf club has opportunities for all types of surfers. Juniors Lydon Fuller and Anna Grinberg founded a surf club that meets every weekend, where surfing enthusiasts can come together and catch some waves …

Rockin’ Ross

By: Maria McAlister-Young The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang drew nearly three thousand top-tier athletes from ninety-two countries to compete on the most exalted stage of international sports. And the Summer Olympics is even bigger, with an even greater number of  sporting events and athletes. In 2020, rock climber Ross Fulkerson, a junior at Design Tech High …

Running a Sports Team

By: Bradley Kishiyama Design Tech expanded its athletics program by adding track as a spring sport. Design Tech continues to race down its track to success. On February 14th, d.tech held its first ever track practice, which officially made it d.tech’s third spring sport, joining baseball and swimming. 24 d.tech students gathered on the Bay …

Varsity Girls Soccer: A Dragons Team on Fire

By: Hezekiah Smithstein The 2018 Design Tech Soccer team proved to be one of the best sports teams in d.tech history by almost going undefeated.  The Design Tech High School varsity girls soccer team has been the team to beat this season in the Private School Athletic League (PSAL). The Dragons, under coach Louis Skyriotis, …